Job ID: 5391

Post-doctoral position in New York/USA

Position: Post-doctoral Position

Deadline: 15 May 2021

Employment Start Date: 20 September 2021

Contract Length: Two years with possibility of extension.

City: New York

Country: United States

Institution: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai



Postdoctoral position available on the molecular/cell biology of neurodegeneration and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Emphasis on mechanisms of neuroprotection, effects of FAD mutants on neuronal survival, angiogenesis/vascular functions, cell signaling and processing of receptors by γ-secretase. Experience with animal models, neuronal/endothelial cell culturing and gene expression helpful. Icahn School of Medicine has an excellent faculty of neuroscientists and prominent researchers on Alzheimer’s disease, researchers working on this project will benefit from collaborative scientific environment and state of the art resources of the campus. More information in: Yoon et al., (2020) Mol. Psychiatry Jun 15. doi: 10.1038/s41380-020-0812-7.; Al Rahim et al., (2020) Brain Commun.; Warren et al., (2018) Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 75: 2813; Marambaud et al., (2003) Cell 114: 635; Georgakopoulos et al., (2006) EMBO J. 25: 1242; Baki et al., (2008) J. Neurosci. 28: 483; Barthet et al., (2013) Neurobiol. Aging 34: 499. Contact: Anastasios Georgakopoulos at Tassos.Georgakopoulos@ or Nikos Robakis, at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai NY.


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